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The Big Hurt: Forward into the past!

COOLIO just got arrested for missing a court date . . . in 2010.
Music news in brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  March 30, 2012

Kylie Minogue | Aphrodite

Pint-sized Aussie sexpot Kylie Minogue's 11th studio album is titled Aphrodite , but if we're referencing Greek mythology, perhaps Sisyphus would be more appropriate.
EMI/Astralwerks (2010)
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  July 16, 2010

The Big Hurt: Bieber fever

Of the 45 headlines on’s music-news section, nine are about JUSTIN BIEBER . That’s precisely 20 percent.
Plus U2’s purported fans, and Keane hits the green
By DAVID THORPE  |  April 02, 2010

Offa my couch, Larroquette

In a video posted to his Web site, former Rolling Stone Ringo Starr has lovingly warned his fans to stop sending him fan mail.  
Foos fight McCain, Madonna pans Palin, Heart hearts Barack
By DAVID THORPE  |  October 24, 2008

Politically impassioned?

The band performed with the over-rehearsed passion and intensity of a presidential State of the Union address. Slideshow: Keane's in-store performance at First Act Guitar Studio, June 24, 2006
Keane at First Act Guitar Studio
By AUDREY GRAYSON  |  June 26, 2006